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www.hsph.harvard.edu/obesity-prevention-source/moderate-and-vigorous-physical-activity

Exercise experts measure activity in metabolic equivalents, or METs. One MET is defined as the energy it takes to sit quietly. For the average adult, this is about ...

igrow.org/healthy-families/health-and-wellness/light-moderate-and-vigorous-activity

Aug 5, 2013 ... Physical activity of all kinds can be performed in a variety of intensities, ... Vigorous intensity activities are defined as activities ≥ 6 METS.

www.who.int/dietphysicalactivity/physical_activity_intensity/en

The intensity of physical activity depends on an individuals previous exercise ... One MET is defined as the energy cost of sitting quietly and is equivalent to a ...

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/physical/pdf/pa_intensity_table_2_1.pdf

Vigorous activity+. Greater than 6.0 METs*. (more than 7 kcal/min). Walking at a moderate or brisk pace of 3 to 4.5 mph on a level surface inside or outside, such.

www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/PhysicalActivity/FitnessBasics/Moderate-to-Vigorous---What-is-your-level-of-intensity_UCM_463775_Article.jsp

May 18, 2015 ... As defined by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, this is a way of measuring physical activity intensity level. Perceived exertion is ...

www.cdc.gov/physicalactivity/basics/measuring/index.html

Jun 4, 2015 ... When using relative intensity, people pay attention to how physical ... If you're doing vigorous-intensity activity, you will not be able to say more ...

www.csba.org/GovernanceAndPolicyResources/DistrictPolicyServices/~/media/CSBA/Files/GovernanceResources/PolicyNews_Briefs/StudentHealth/PhysEd_Actviity/2009_11_FactSheet_ModerateToVigorous.ashx

Engaging students in moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPa) in P.E. prepares them to lead physically active lives and can improve health and academic.

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/vigorous+exercise

Looking for online definition of vigorous exercise in the Medical Dictionary? ... a graded inverse relationship between total physical activity (vigorous exercise in ...

www.philly.com/philly/blogs/healthy_kids/What-does-moderate-to-vigorous-physical-activity-mean-for-kids.html

Aug 3, 2016 ... by Rachel DeHaven, Physical Activity Specialist at Children's Hospital of ... 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity “MVP” daily, but what does this actually mean? ... One MET is define as the energy used at rest.